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Elements of Entrepreneurship Webinar Series Business launch and planning courses from Maryland Women's Business Center.  ($25 each/all 4 for $80). Register: http://marylandwbc.org/eoe 3/4 - Building A Strong Biz Foundation 3/11 - Creating Your Business Blueprint 3/18 - Launch Your Business 3/25 - Biz Dev StrategiesThis is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement. Dahlia, National Capital Dahlia Society Show, Brookside Gardens,Wheaton, Maryland USA IMG 2981Canon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Free Steering Wheel Lock for Hyundai and Kia Owners Hey Maryland Hyundai and Kia owners! This weekend, get a FREE steering wheel lock courtesy of the Maryland State Police and the Vehicle Theft Prevention Council. Just bring your license & registration to select barracks. Limited stock, so early birds catch the...lock? Info: https://ow.ly/h8tW50QJpEYThis is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement. Chrysanthemums, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square,Pennsylvania USA IMG 0198Canon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Bus Service to Montgomery County Museums Montgomery County has many museums to explore and getting to those spots by bus is easier than you might think. When you take a Ride On bus to a local museum, you can beat the hassle of fighting traffic and finding a parking spot. With County bus fare of just $1, the bus is hassle free and saves money otherwise spent on parking fees and gas.For you convenience, here is a list of some of those local museums within Montgomery County and the Ride On bus routes that will get you there. Josiah Henson Museum and Park (North Bethesda): Celebrate Black History Month learning about Reverend Josiah Henson. Visit the former plantation property of Isaac Riley where Reverend Josiah Henson was enslaved. This park is a historic resource of local, state, nationa...
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By Fernando Herboso - Associate Broker MD, & VA, 301-246-0001 Serving Maryland, DC and Northern VA
(Maxus Realty Group of Samson Properties )
In today's dynamic real estate market, selling a home requires more than just putting up a "For Sale" sign. It demands a blend of technology, market insight, and personalized strategies to stand out. Here are 15 innovative strategies that can help you sell your home no matter where you are or when you decide to list it. These strategies incorporate cutting-edge AI analysis, tailored marketing efforts, advanced communication techniques, and more to ensure your home sells quickly and for the best price.  .  SEE EXAMPLE OF THE EXACT 15 STRATEGIES WE USE TO SELL HOMES HERE1. Utilize AI for Market InsightsAI technology can provide deep insights into market trends and buyer preferences, helping you price and market your home more effectively. For an in-depth look at how AI can transform your ...
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By Fernando Herboso - Associate Broker MD, & VA, 301-246-0001 Serving Maryland, DC and Northern VA
(Maxus Realty Group of Samson Properties )
Selling a home is an art and science that requires a mix of strategy, technology, and understanding of the market. Whether you're a first-time seller or a seasoned real estate veteran, leveraging the right techniques can make all the difference. Here are my 15 strategies for selling any home, anywhere, anytime, incorporating AI-powered analysis, targeted marketing, enhanced communications, lead generation, price optimization, personalized customer experience, and much more.  SEE EXAMPLE OF THE EXACT 15 STRATEGIES WE USE TO SELL HOMES HERE1. Leverage AI-Powered AnalysisUsing AI-powered analysis to understand market trends and buyer behavior can significantly enhance your selling strategy. This approach allows for more accurate pricing, better-targeted marketing strategies, and insights i...
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Crisis Center: Local Help is Available The 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline is always available, but if you want to connect with someone local, we are here. Save our numbers and know that we are here to help when you need it.This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services  Shrimp Plant, Justicia brandegeana, Longwood Gardens,Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USA IMG 5850Canon PowerShot G11 Camera, f/4.0, 1/100 sec., ISO-320, 21 mm, No FlashPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Early Blooming Expected for DC Cherry BlossomsWith a mild winter winding down in the Washington, D.C., region, the National Park Service said fans of D.C.'s famed Yoshino cherry blossoms will reach peak bloom early this year.On Thursday, the Park Service said to expect full blooms from March 23 to March 26.On Tuesday, The Capital Weather Gang at the Washington Post said this winter's abnormally mild weather will likely cause the cherry blossoms at the Tidal Basin to reach peak bloom between March 19 and 23 — about 10 days earlier than normal and one of the earliest peak blooms on record.Click here to learn more. 
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By Roy Kelley
(Retired)
Wheaton Arts Parade Poster Contest  Open to All Montgomery County Residents Calling all artists! Wheaton Arts Parade (WAP) is looking for some creative ideas for this year's poster to help spread the word about the fall event. Anyone who lives in Montgomery County is encouraged to submit their original designs that celebrate the arts, Montgomery County's diverse cultures and communicates the fun-filled spirit of the parade and art festival.The creator of the winning design will receive a $500 commission and get to select a Montgomery County school to receive $100 for art supplies.Designs must be original and may not include images that are copyrighted by anyone other than the applicant. Designs may not use stock images or images taken from commercial design applications.Past poster cont...
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Gaithersburg Youth Voice Summit – March 1Gaithersburg Youth Services, in partnership with the Gaithersburg Youth Opportunities Coalition, is hosting a Youth Voice Summit for local middle and high school students on Friday, March 1 from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Activity Center at Bohrer Park. The summit will focus on anti-hate and will feature keynote speakers from the Montgomery County Anti-Hate Violence Committee. Learn more here.This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland announcement. Chrysanthemums, Longwood Gardens,Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USA IMG 7773Canon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Reminder! Nominations Sought for Environmental Awards  Nominations are being accepted for the City’s 2024 Environmental Awards, an annual program that recognizes individuals and groups for their commitment to the environment. Nomination forms are available online. The deadline is 5 p.m. on Friday, March 8. Learn more here.This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland announcement. Eastern Cottontail Rabbit, Kentlands Photowalk,Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA IMG 4415Canon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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By June Piper-Brandon, Creating Generational Wealth Through Homeownership
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
Are Home Prices Going to Drop?It’s no secret that inflation has improved over the past couple of months, but it has edged up a little with the rising cost of goods and transportation. The Federal Reserve has indicated that interest rates could drop over the coming months. There is still a possibility of rate hikes, depending on what happens with inflation and other economic factors, but so far, the future looks hopeful. Lower rates would make it more affordable for people to buy a home.What does this mean for the price of homes? While home value appreciation is expected to slow down some, it isn’t yet clear if home prices will decrease. Given recent trends, some areas may experience a price increase of around 3-4%, while others may see a 1-2% drop. Prices are directly connected to housi...
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By Evan Roberts, We Buy Houses
(Dependable Homebuyers)
Towson, MD – Towson Roofing Pros, a leading roofing contractor serving Baltimore and neighboring areas, proudly shares their expertise in providing expert roof flashing installations in Maryland. Flashing, placed near joints and intersections on a roof, serves as a protective barrier, keeping water out of susceptible areas. Towson Roofing Pros is dedicated to accuracy and long-lasting results, making sure homeowners protect their investment with dependable and expert roof flashing installation services.The spokesperson of Towson Roofing Pros highlights the importance of correct flashing installation in a statement, "At Towson Roofing Pros, we understand the importance of expert roof flashing installations in preserving the integrity of a home. Our skilled professionals are dedicated to ...
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By Roy Kelley
(Retired)
Be Wary of Impersonation Scams Montgomery County’s Office of Consumer Protection (OCP) is out with a new warning about impersonation scams after the Federal Trade Commission reported an increase in these crimes over the last year. Impersonation scams involve phone calls or messages from individuals posing as representatives of legitimate businesses or organizations with the intention of obtaining personal information or money through deceptive tactics.Phone scammers often use "spoofing" to make it look like their calls or messages are coming from well-known organizations such as banks, the IRS or tech support companies. They may use high-pressure tactics and urgent language to make you feel like you need to act immediately and may even threaten legal action if you don't comply with thei...
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By Evan Roberts, We Buy Houses
(Dependable Homebuyers)
Towson Roofing Pros, a roofing company based in Towson, MD, is pleased to announce the launch of a new roof restoration service. The company recently introduced the use of high-performance coating systems, a revolutionary approach with the potential to extend the life of any roof, offer significant savings and increase the energy efficiency of any home.Additionally, the new high-performance coating offers a number of environmental benefits when compared to traditional roof replacement. With their new, state-of-the-art roof coatings, Towson Roofing Pros is looking to offer local home and business owners a better way to repair old roofs and keep them in great condition for years to come.“Roof coatings are a smart investment for homeowners,” the company says. “They act as a shield, safegua...
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By Evan Roberts, We Buy Houses
(Dependable Homebuyers)
Towson, MD – Towson Roofing Pros, a leading Baltimore roofing services provider, is helping Maryland homeowners learn how to choose the right gutter materials for different climates. The importance of selecting the proper gutter materials cannot be emphasized in a climate that is marked by humid summers, cold winters, and frequent heavy rainfall and snowfall. Towson Roofing Pros highlights the importance of gutters in protecting homes from weather damage and preventing issues like foundation damage, mold growth, and structural problems.Maryland's climate significantly affects home exteriors, especially gutters, requiring residents to have gutters that can withstand both extreme heat and freezing temperatures while efficiently handling rainfall. Choosing long-lasting and weather-resistan...
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By Roy Kelley
(Retired)
Read Across America Week, March 2-6 Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) is partnering with the Jewish Council for the Aging Heyman Interages Center (JCA), or Interages, to celebrate “Read Across America Week” with a reading program to take place at three MCPL branches. The celebration will take place Saturday, March 2 through Wednesday, March 6.The one-on-one reading program will pair JCA volunteers with children in kindergarten through third grade. The volunteers have been recruited, vetted and trained by JCA in communication and intergenerational interaction. Reading sessions will be at the Gaithersburg, Wheaton and White Oak libraries.“Instilling a love for reading in our young people is one of the most important things we can do to in providing great educations for our upcomin...
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By Evan Roberts, We Buy Houses
(Dependable Homebuyers)
Baltimore, MD - McHenry Roofing, a full-service Baltimore roofing contractor, is pleased to announce their professional downspout repair services, addressing the critical need for timely maintenance to safeguard residential and commercial properties. With over 27 years of extensive experience in the roofing industry, McHenry Roofing has earned a reputation for excellence in providing various roofing solutions in Baltimore and the surrounding areas.Homeowners often encounter visible signs indicating downspout damage, such as cracks, rust, misalignment, or detachment. These issues compromise the functionality of downspouts, hindering efficient rainwater diversion. Homeowners should pay attention to these common signs of damage to quickly address any issues. These issues, if left unattende...
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By Evan Roberts, We Buy Houses
(Dependable Homebuyers)
Baltimore, MD — McHenry Roofing, a leading residential and commercial roofing contractor in Baltimore, is pleased to announce their commitment to providing expert advice on soffit and fascia replacement. In roofing systems, the soffit and fascia components are essential not only for functional reasons but also to maintain the aesthetic appeal and longevity of the roof.The soffit, positioned beneath the roof's overhang, facilitates essential ventilation in the attic, preventing moisture buildup and promoting a healthy roof environment. Simultaneously, fascia, the vertical board along the roof's edge, supports the roof's lower edge and protects the interior from weather elements. Together, they form a protective barrier against potential damage, ensuring the longevity of the roof structur...
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By Evan Roberts, We Buy Houses
(Dependable Homebuyers)
Baltimore, MD – McHenry Roofing, a leading Baltimore roofing company with over 27 years of experience, is taking the initiative to educate property owners about the factors influencing the choice between flat and pitched roofs. The company recognizes the importance of this decision and strives to provide clients with valuable insights into durability, installation, insulation, cost, and maintenance, ensuring they make well-informed choices for their roofing needs.As the spokesperson for McHenry Roofing states, "At McHenry Roofing, we believe that informed decisions lead to lasting satisfaction. Our commitment is to guide property owners through the complexities of choosing between flat and pitched roofs, providing them with the knowledge they need to make the right choice for their spec...
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Heads Up, Phones Down Teen Video Contest The Montgomery County Department of Transportation’s (MCDOT) “Heads Up, Phones Down” high school video contest gives County high school students an opportunity to win some great prizes by producing peer videos promoting the importance of focusing on their surroundings, instead of their phones, while driving or walking. MCDOT will be accepting entries of 30-second Public Service Announcements (PSAs) through Feb. 29.County public and private high school students are eligible to submit contest videos. Entries can be submitted individually or from a group of up to four students. Videos can be submitted in English or Spanish. “As a parent, grandparent and former teacher, I know that teens are more likely to listen to advice from each other than from a...
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